Nick Garafola, 18, is enthusiastic about writing about LBGTQ and dating issues for Sex, Etc. “I’m very passionate about sex education,” he says. At school, Nick is the president of his school’s gay-straight alliance. He plans to pursue environmental studies in college. In his spare time, Nick enjoys cooking, painting and biking. Nick is an avid runner who recently completed a half marathon that benefited The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.